Rice finishes season with 21-9 record
Rice will face Southern Miss in quarterfinals of C-USA Championship
Rice wins 20th match of the season
Rice falls in three sets
Senior Day set for Sunday afternoon
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in 51 sets, making four starts...totaled 65 kills, 28.0 blocks, 84.5 points and 19 digs...had a season-high seven kills vs. Texas Tech (9/14/16)...posted a season-high 6.0 blocks at UTEP (9/23/16)...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...C-USA Academic Medal award winner.
2015 (Sophomore): Played in 49 sets…posted 67 kills and 18 blocks…recorded a season-high nine kills in wins over Lamar (9/1) and Stephen F. Austin (9/19)…hit a season-best .417 in a victory against UC Santa Barbara (9/4)…blocked three shots in a 3-0 win over Louisiana-Lafayette (9/11).
2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Redshirted due to injury ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2013 (Freshman): Played in 19 sets, making three starts ... recorded 50 kills, including a season-high 15 on two separate occasions (Aug. 31- Santa Clara & Sept. 7- UALR) ... finished the season with a .241 attack percentage ... made 10 blocks, including a season-high 4 vs. Santa Clara (Aug. 31) ... recorded eight digs ... was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Hit .401 her senior season, with 4.6 kills per set ... Two time All-Southern Arizona selection ... Named a PrepVolleyball.com Senior Ace ... Set a Cienga High School record with 450 kills her junior season ... Had 1,082 kills in her high school career ... Helped Cienga to advance to the state tournament in each of her four seasons ... Member of National Honors Society ... Played club volleyball for Dinamo.
Personal: Full name: Stephanie Anne Mendivil ... Parents: Samuel and Julie Mendivil ... Mother played basketball at Arizona from 1987-1991 ... College: Sid Richardson